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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Knowsley
Town
Kirkby
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
62439
Current location

Cemetery at Church of St Chad
Old Hall Lane
Kirkby
Knowsley
Merseyside
L32 5TH
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 410 980
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Addition to family gravestone. Inscription surmounted by a Moline cross. All encircled in oval shape with decorative edging.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF MIDSHIPMAN/ THE HONBLE CECIL RICHARD/ MOLYNEUX RN 2ND SON OF/ OSBERT 6TH EARL OF SEPTON/ AND OF HELENA HIS WIFE, BORN/ DECEMBER 2 1899, FELL IN/ ACTION MAY 31 1916 IN THE/ BATTLE OF JUTLAND/ BURIED AT SEA/ AS GOLD IN THE/ FURNACE HATH/ HE TRIED/ THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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